News Stories

   06/02/2020
Meet the experts who deploy at a moment’s notice to fight outbreaks across the region.
   03/02/2020
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for December 2019
   03/02/2020
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for November 2019
   28/01/2020
In Kandahar, women polio workers open doors of hope.
   13/01/2020
To prevent a possible outbreak, WHO and national health authorities have been implementing vaccination campaigns and boosting disease surveillance.
   07/01/2020
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for October 2019
   07/01/2020
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for November 2019
   21/12/2019
Kenya, Mozambique and Niger have curbed polio outbreaks that erupted in different episodes over the past 24 months, World Health Organization (WHO) announced.
   19/12/2019
GPEI head Michel Zaffran sheds light on the global cVDPV2 situation, the need for type 2-containing OPV, and implications for containment
   15/12/2019
Gender-disaggregated data drives progress in Nigeria’s polio eradication programme.
   11/12/2019
Part three in our series on the ‘plus’ in PolioPlus.
   04/12/2019
WHO invites filmmakers to participate in our inaugural film festival
   03/12/2019
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for September 2019
   02/12/2019
At 25,747 alerts and counting, the AVADAR app is a pivotal tool in the disease surveillance arsenal.
   25/11/2019
Aziz Memon, incoming Rotary Foundation Trustee, explains why he’s determined to finish the task of polio eradication.